If you were confronted with a fire in your workplace, would you know whether to fight or flee? If you decide to fight the fire, do you know what to do? Take this course to learn when to fight or flee a fire and how to choose and use fire extinguishers. Knowing what to do can save lives! Ideal learner: all employees.

This online Fire Extinguisher Safety for Canada course covers the following topics:

  • Fight or Flee?

  • Elements of Fire

  • Fire Type and Responses

  • PASS Method

  • Care and Training


By the end of this course, an understanding will be gained of:

  • How to decide whether to fight or flee a fire

  • The four elements needed to start and sustain a fire

  • The appropriate fire extinguishers for different types of fires

  • How to use the PASS method to operate fire extinguishers

  • How to inspect and maintain fire extinguishers

  • Best practices for hands-on fire extinguisher training